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August 27, 2013


Victoria Azarenka


NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK

V. AZARENKA/D. Pfizenmaier
6‑0, 6‑0


THE MODERATOR:テつ Questions, please.

Q.テつ That was quite an easy‑looking score, but a lot of games were tight.
VICTORIA AZARENKA:テつ Well, I'm proud of the commitment that I've done in those games.テつ You know, as you said, there were a lot of close games, a lot of advantage.テつ I was few games down 40‑Love.テつ So for me was important to kind of stay in that moment even though I made couple of unforced errors, just to raise the level when I needed to.
That's what happened.テつ But there are things, you know, I feel like should be better.テつ But overall it's a good start.テつ I couldn't wait to go out there and play because was a long kind of wait for me.
You know, the first match is out of my way.テつ Now I can focus on the next one and tomorrow to work a little bit on my game and come back for the next round.

Q.テつ Any flashback entering Arthur Ashe from last year?
VICTORIA AZARENKA:テつ No, not really flashback from last year.テつ But overall that great feeling that you feel to go out there.テつ I couldn't wait.テつ I was warming up, all pumped up.テつ You know, night session is always special in New York.テつ Just playing in New York is always special for me.
So definitely excited.テつ I was a little bit anxious actually, couldn't wait to go out there.

Q.テつ Difficult to assess your play after an easy match like this?
VICTORIA AZARENKA:テつ Not for me.テつ I always find things that I want to do better.

Q.テつ Anything you wanted to do better in this match?
VICTORIA AZARENKA:テつ Everything.テつ You know, I think my game should be a little bit sharper.テつ You know, a few mistakes there and there.テつ The execution should be a little bit more the way I want it, you know, direct the game a little bit better.
But it's a good start.テつ Definitely a good start.テつ Mentally, you know, it was important to stay tough, to stay focused.テつ That's most important.テつ The game is there; just need to shape it up a little bit.

Q.テつ Wozniak next round.
VICTORIA AZARENKA:テつ I haven't played her in a while.テつ She's a great player.テつ She had a lot of big wins before.テつ We know each other so well since juniors.テつ Not too many surprises out there.テつ But, you know, I know what she's capable of.テつ I have to try to be better than I was today for me personally and really execute my game.

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